HOUSTON -- The Bakken shale oil play unfolding in North Dakota and Montana is an industry, not a boom, according to group Williston Economic Development (WED). The play is now producing about 800,000 barrels of oil per day and will hit 1 million a day by April 2014, officials estimate.
Meanwhile, at a series of events ...
Officials have begun maneuvering over how best to fund road construction in the booming Bakken Shale.
The deal with Calgary's Baytex Energy Corp. will boost SM's total acreage in the Williston Basin to 225,000 net acres.